|Rustbelt Radio for March 3, 2008 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * Indigenous Communities sue the department of Homeland Security over the construction of the US Mexico Border Wall * Revolutionary ideologies of the Zapatistas are inspiring musical stylings here in the U.S. * Cheers and Jeers on the news affecting women across the globe * the radical Day in History and more....
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; US-Mexico border; Zapatistas; Mexico; Chiapas; women's news
|Rustbelt Radio for October 16, 2006 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * the Uprise Counter Recruitment Tour makes a stop in Pittsburgh * Amy Goodman speaks in Pittsburgh on her Breaking the Sound Barrier tour * three weeks after Pamela Lawton and her 7 year old daughter were stopped and threatened with guns by Pittsburgh police officers, now she's being charged with disorderly conduct * and more on Chiapas, the student-farmworker alliance, freedom of information, and civil disobedience by deaf students, in our global headlines
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; Military Recruiting; Amy Goodman; Democracy Now!; police; chiapas; Pamela Lawton
|Rustbelt Radio January 14, 2007 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * Pittsburgh activists gather over the weekend to share organizing skills * Violence is brewing in Chiapas's ongoing low-intensity war * Dissident Israeli professor Neve Gordon discusses Academic Freedom at American Universities * Hundreds of People ride bikes in NYC to honor fallen cyclists and Pedestrians * Activists resist a Grand Jury against Puerto Rican Cultural and Social Workers in NYC * and more in our local and global headlines
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; Pittsburgh; skillshare; Chiapas; Mexico; Israel; academic freedom; Neve Gordon; Norman Finkelstein; New York City; bicycles; bikes
|Rustbelt Radio for January 8, 2007 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * Paul Simpson describes the bicycle's potential as a vehicle for social equality * Polar Bears are drawing attention to the global warming crisis * People are calling for the closing on Guantanamo Bay on the detention center’s five year anniversary. * a wave of violence breaks out in New Orleans, claiming many lives including those of local activists, artists, and musicians * The Zapatistas mark the 13th anniversary of their uprising with an international gathering in C...
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; Pittsburgh; New Orleans; Casinos; Pennsylvania; Polar Bears; environment; climate change; global warming; bicycles; Zapitistas; Chiapas; murder; violence; Wal-Mart; mercury; Morocco; Foot Not Bombs
|Rustbelt Radio for April 23, 2007 - Pittsburgh Indymedia|
On this week's show... * Independent media activists and organizers from Chiapas and Oaxaca Mexico speak about the benefits and challenges of indigenous media-making in southern Mexico * Concerned Parents, University Researchers and Community Activists challenge abstinence only education in Pittsburgh Public Schools * Falun Gong practitioners and Human Rights advocates speak out in Pittsburgh about persecution and organ harvesting by the Chinese Government * plus commentary from Mumia Abu-Jamal,...
Keywords: Rustbelt Radio; Chiapas; Oaxaca; indigenous; media; independent media; Pittsburgh; schools; sexual education; Falun Gong; China; human rights; organ harvesting; Mumia Abu-Jamal